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Wednesday, August 2, 2017 - 2:25pm
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SCIENCE & ENGINEERING OF THE 2014 OLYMPIC WINTER GAMES Long track speed skater Shani Davis has the opportunity to become the first man to win...
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Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 10:37am
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Standards aligned
In an epic showdown between the Soviet Union and Germany during World War II, Soviet pilot Nikolay Olovyannikov flies the Ilyushin IL-2. Nicknamed...
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Monday, July 17, 2017 - 2:19pm
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With thousands of men fighting in World War II, women are offered jobs in fields that had not previously been available to them, including aviation...
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Tuesday, August 1, 2017 - 2:44pm
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Quantum dots are nano-sized crystals that are used in displays to produce brighter, more vivid color. Because they efficiently process energy in the...
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Tuesday, August 1, 2017 - 3:38pm
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NBC's Lester Holt looks at Newton’s First Law of Motion and the role that unbalanced forces play whenever a ball carrier goes head to head with a...
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Wednesday, August 2, 2017 - 2:22pm
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SCIENCE & ENGINEERING OF THE 2014 OLYMPIC WINTER GAMES Shaun White is known for his spectacular tricks in the Olympic snowboard half pipe event...
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Wednesday, August 2, 2017 - 2:28pm
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SCIENCE & ENGINEERING OF THE 2014 OLYMPIC WINTER GAMES The unique surface of ice allows the slide and glide of winter sports to happen, with ice...
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Wednesday, August 2, 2017 - 2:34pm
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SCIENCE & ENGINEERING OF THE 2014 OLYMPIC WINTER GAMES While on course to defend her downhill gold medal, Lindsey Vonn suffered a devastating...
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Wednesday, August 9, 2017 - 11:49am
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The impact between a club and the ball produces equal and opposite forces, demonstrating Newton's Third Law of Motion, and also transfers momentum...
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Monday, August 7, 2017 - 12:04pm
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Soil salinization prevents crops from taking up water and nutrients due to an excess of salt in the soil. Meagan Mauter at Carnegie Mellon University...